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College of Health
and Human Sciences

Kansas State University
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1324 Lovers Lane
Manhattan, KS 66506-1401

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External Funding Awards

Previous Years:  2017 | 2016 | 2015

Fiscal Year 2018 Research Awards:

Ade, Carl (KINES). Omics and Biochemical Markers of Cardiovascular and Bone Health: Relationship with Bedrest and Standard Physiological Measures. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $6,000.

Aldrich, Greg (Grain Science and Industry), Sexton-Bowser, Sarah A. (Agronomy), Miller, Brandi M. (Grain Science and Industry), and Koppel, Kadri (FNDH). Reintroducing Kansas Grain to Midwest Pet Food Manufacturing and Processing Markets. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $246,174.

Barstow, Thomas J. (KINES) and Ade, Carl (KINES). Identification of Aerobic Fitness Standards for Exploration Mission Tasks. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $175,000.

Behnke, Brad J. (KINES) and Poole, David C. (KINES). Novel Strategies to Prevent Respiratory Muscle Vascular Dysfunction with Mechanical Ventilation. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, $455,012.

Fees, Bronwyn S. (DHE). Early Childhood Workforce Development Grant. Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities, Inc., $474,393.

Fees, Bronwyn S. (DHE). Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities. Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities, Inc., $90,705.

Fees, Bronwyn S. (DHE). KCCTO-Statewide Infant-Toddler Specialist Network. Kansas Department of Children and Families, $223,851.

Garcia, Jane M. (FSHS). Improving the Quality and Consistency of Nutrition Care for 5,000,000 Americans with Swallowing Disorders: Impact on Speech-Language Pathologist. Kansas State University Foundation, $4,000.

Heinrich, Katie M. (KINES) and Harms, Craig A. (KINES). HIFT for Obesity Prevention, Fitness and Health Promotion in Military Personnel. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, $497,254.

Irwin, Brandon (KINES), Kerr, Jessica P. (Educational and Personal Development), and Smethers, Steven J. (Journalism and Mass Communication). The Healthy Communities Lab: Building Organizational Capacity to Create a Culture of Health in Manhattan, KS through Digital Media Storytelling and Public Dialogue. Kansas Health Foundation, $24,951.

Jager, Shanna K. (FSHS). Technical Support for the Department for Children and Families Strategic Development, Faith-based and Community Initiative. Kansas Department for Children and Families, $602,687.

Johannes, Elaine M. (FSHS) and Yelland, Erin L. (FSHS). Kansas Health Extension Project. Kansas Department of Health and Environment, $24,972.

Kwon, Junehee (HM). Exploring Factors Leading to Customer Delight in Food and Beverage Services. Kansas State University Foundation, $4,998.

Orthel, Bryan (ATID). Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre Agreement. National Endowment for the Arts, $22,525.

Roberts, Kevin R., (HM), Sauer, Kevin L. (FNDH), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School). Center for Food Safety in Child Nutrition Programs. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $600,000.

Rosenkranz, Richard R. (FNDH). Dissemination of the Evidence-Based SWITCH Program for Childhood Obesity Prevention. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $31,764.

Rosenkranz, Sara (FNDH) and Haub, Mark D. (FNDH). Determining the Impact of Meal Replacement Products on Human Blood Glucose Levels. Isagenix International, LLC, $3,335.

Rosenkranz, Sara (FNDH) and Rosenkranz, Richard R. (FNDH). Enhanced Health Promo in Girl Scouts Thru Video-Based Leader Wellness Training. Kansas State University Foundation, $9,920.

Stith, Sandra M. (FSHS) and Anderson, Jared R. (FSHS). KSU/USAF 2017 FAP Research Project. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $1,911,000.

Toews, Michelle L. (DHE). Strengthening Relationships/Strengthening Families. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, $107,043.

Toews, Michelle L. (DHE), Vennum, Amber V. (FSHS), and Johannes, Elaine M. (FSHS). Healthy REWARDS (Relationships, Expectations, Willpower, Aspirations, Reactions, Decisions, Self-esteem): An Evidence-Based Approach to Sexual Risk Avoidance. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, $414,302.

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K. (FSHS). CYFAR 4-H Military Partnership Professional Development and Technical Assistance Program. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $450,000.

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K. (FSHS) and Hanson, Jennifer (FNDH). 4-H Military Partnership and Outreach Support Program. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $2,781,000.

Wang, Weiqun (FNDH). Determining the Bioavailability of Sorghum Phenolic Compounds. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $20,000.

Wiles, Bradford B. (FSHS), Kiss, D. Elizabeth (FSHS), Bolton, Debra (Southwest Area Office), and Johannes, Elaine M. (FSHS). Connecting Kids to Coverage: Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreement. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, $489,430.

Wu, Yingying (ATID). Gneiss Concepts MOA. Gneiss Concepts LLC., $3,870.

Yelland, Erin L. (FSHS). North Central Region Aging Network Toolkit Development. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $24,655.

Yelland, Erin L. (FSHS) and Johannes, Elaine M. (FSHS). Kansas Masters Health Volunteers. U.S. Department of Agriculture, $317,383.

ATID: Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design
DHE: Dean of Human Ecology
FNDH: Food, Nutrition, Dietetics, and Health
FSHS: Family Studies and Human Services
HM: Hospitality Management
KINES: Kinesiology